U-Ram Choe (born 1970) is an artist based in Seoul, South Korea.
Biography [ edit ]
Choe was born in Seoul, South Korea. He is a contemporary artist who works with
kinetic sculpture. His grandfather was a scientist who designed early automobiles, and his parents were sculptors. As a child he began exploring art with clay. He graduated from [1 ] Chungang University in Seoul, where he earned B.F.A. in 1992 and M.F.A. in 1999. [2 ]
Exhibitions [ edit ]
November 2006 marked U-Ram Choe's United States debut, as he opened a solo exhibition at
bitforms gallery in New York. Since then he has exhibited at the [3 ] Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville; [4 ] the Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art in Dallas; the 2008 [5 ] Liverpool Biennial at FACT, Foundation for Art and Creative Technology, Liverpool; Shanghai Biennial; [6 ] Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul; Mori Art Museum, Tokyo; SCAI The Bathhouse, Tokyo; NTT Intercommunication Center (ICC), Tokyo; Art Basel; [7 ] Seoul Museum of Art; Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul; Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan; Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna; Beijing Expocenter; Seoul Olympic Art Museum; Asian Art Triennial; [8 ] and [9 ] Manchester Art Gallery. [10 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Rawlings, Ashley. "Tokyo's Urban Parasites", Tokyo Art Beat, Jun 09, 2008. Retrieved on 2010-05-07.
^ U-Ram Choe's website
^ popgadget, Dec 12, 2006. Retrieved on 2010-05-07.
^ The Frist Center for the Visual Arts, U-Ram Choe: "New Urban Species"
^ Crow Collection of Asian Art in Dallas
^ Cork, Richard. "Liverpool Unleashed". Financial Times, Oct 11, 2008. Retrieved on 2010-05-07.
^ Demetriou, Danielle. "Choe U-Ram: Anima Machina", The Japan Times, Jun 5, 2008. Retrieved on 2010-05-07.
^ bitforms gallery
^ Novak, Asami. "Origin of a Species", Wired Magazine, Sep 2007, p. 78. Retrieved on 2010-05-07.
^ Asian Triennial
External links [ edit ]